Two anniversaries in one

Today is exactly five years since the first public release of The Ground Gives Way!I thought I celebrate with a brief post about the history of TGGW. I don’t remember exactly when I started developing TGGW, it started more like an experiment than anything else. I knew I wanted to make a roguelike and had […]

The Ground Gives Way v2.5 is out!

I’m happy to announce that TGGW v2.5 is now officially released! It probably has the longest changelog so far! I suggest you start by playing the “new in v2.5” tutorials to familiarise yourself with the changes. I would like to extend my deepest thanks to the following people for the incredible feedback I’ve got during […]

Martial Arts

Yet another change to weapons is the introduction of martial arts weapons. Martial Combo Martial weapons are connected to a new effect called martial combo. This effect is useful and necessary only when you have a martial weapon equipped (see next section). The martial combo effect earns you automatic extra attacks simiarly to what dual […]

More Immersion

Around two years ago, I implemented an experimental game mode (as an option), on a whim. I didn’t finish all the details back then, but this mode has been staying in the code and now I have finally decided to include this game mode as an option in v2.5. I call it immersion mode. It […]